NASDAQ:KCAP - KCAP Financial Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$2.95 -0.03 (-1.01 %)
(As of 12/10/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$2.98
Today's Range$2.91 - $2.99
52-Week Range$2.91 - $3.58
Volume6,427 shs
Average Volume53,019 shs
Market Capitalization$111.35 million
P/E Ratio9.80
Dividend Yield13.42%
KCAP Financial, Inc. is a business development company specializing in investments in debt securities portfolio, asset manager affiliates, and CLO fund securities. The firm prefers to invest in senior secured term loans, mezzanine debt, and equity securities primarily in privately-held middle market, and buyout companies. It also invests in debt and subordinated securities issued by CLO Fund Securities. The firm also makes investments in CLO Fund Securities managed by asset managers. Its investments under CLO Fund Securities comprises of minority investment in the subordinated securities or preferred stock of CLO Funds raised and managed by firm's Asset Manager Affiliates. The firm also invests in other investments such as loans to larger, publicly-traded companies, high-yield bonds and distressed debt securities. It also invests in first and second lien term loans. The firm also prefers to invest in secured and unsecured subordinated debt. It also makes acquisitions in businesses complementary to the firm's business. It primarily invests in healthcare, cargo transport, manufacturing, real estate, educate, automotive, agriculture, aerospace/defence, packaging, electronics, finance, non-durable consumer, utilities, insurance, and food and beverage sectors. The firm typically invests $1 million to $20 million in its portfolio companies. It provides senior secured term loans from $2 million to $20 million maturing in five to seven years; second lien term loans from $5 million to $15 million maturing in six to eight years; senior unsecured loans $5 million to $23 million maturing in six to eight years; mezzanine loans from $5 million to $15 million maturing in seven to ten years; and equity investments from $1 to $5 million. The firm targets the companies with EBITDA between $7.5 million and $50 million. While investing in debt securities, it invests in those middle market firms with EBITDA between $10 million and $50 million and/or total debt between $25 million and $150 million. It invests in minority, and majority or control equity positions alongside its private equity sponsor partners. The firm invests through its own balance sheet. KCAP Financial, Inc. was founded in August 2006 and is based in New York, New York.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Investors, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryAsset Management & Custody Banks
Current SymbolNASDAQ:KCAP
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.60
Current Ratio2.83
Quick Ratio2.83


Trailing P/E Ratio9.80
Forward P/E Ratio9.83
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$28.26 million
Price / Sales3.90
Cash Flow$0.0180 per share
Price / Cash Flow163.88
Book Value$4.87 per share
Price / Book0.61


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.30
Net Income$3.38 million
Net Margins13.85%
Return on Equity5.95%
Return on Assets3.62%


Outstanding Shares37,370,000
Market Cap$111.35 million

KCAP Financial (NASDAQ:KCAP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is KCAP Financial's stock symbol?

KCAP Financial trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "KCAP."

How often does KCAP Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for KCAP Financial?

KCAP Financial declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, September 19th. Investors of record on Tuesday, October 9th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Monday, October 29th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 13.56%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, October 5th. View KCAP Financial's Dividend History.

How were KCAP Financial's earnings last quarter?

KCAP Financial Inc (NASDAQ:KCAP) released its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 6th. The financial services provider reported $0.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.08. The financial services provider had revenue of $7.16 million for the quarter. KCAP Financial had a return on equity of 5.95% and a net margin of 13.85%. View KCAP Financial's Earnings History.

When is KCAP Financial's next earnings date?

KCAP Financial is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for KCAP Financial.

What price target have analysts set for KCAP?

1 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for KCAP Financial's shares. Their predictions range from $3.00 to $3.00. On average, they expect KCAP Financial's share price to reach $3.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for KCAP Financial.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for KCAP Financial?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for KCAP Financial in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for KCAP Financial.

Has KCAP Financial been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about KCAP stock has trended very positive this week, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. KCAP Financial earned a news impact score of 3.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of KCAP Financial's key competitors?

Who are KCAP Financial's key executives?

KCAP Financial's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Dayl W. Pearson, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 64)
  • Mr. Edward Udall Gilpin, Sec., Treasurer & CFO (Age 57)
  • Mr. R. Jon Corless, Chief Investment Officer (Age 66)
  • Mr. Daniel Patrick Gilligan, Interim Chief Compliance Officer, VP & Director of Portfolio Admin. (Age 45)
  • Mr. John S. Kim, Managing Director

Who are KCAP Financial's major shareholders?

KCAP Financial's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Credit Suisse AG (8.86%), Muzinich & Co. Inc. (0.74%) and Advisors Asset Management Inc. (0.67%).

Which institutional investors are buying KCAP Financial stock?

KCAP stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Credit Suisse AG, Muzinich & Co. Inc. and Advisors Asset Management Inc..

How do I buy shares of KCAP Financial?

Shares of KCAP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is KCAP Financial's stock price today?

One share of KCAP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.95.

How big of a company is KCAP Financial?

KCAP Financial has a market capitalization of $111.35 million and generates $28.26 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $3.38 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.30 on an earnings per share basis. KCAP Financial employs 26 workers across the globe.

What is KCAP Financial's official website?

The official website for KCAP Financial is

How can I contact KCAP Financial?

KCAP Financial's mailing address is 295 MADISON AVENUE 6TH FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10017. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 212-455-8300.

MarketBeat Community Rating for KCAP Financial (NASDAQ KCAP)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  171 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  274 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  445
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about KCAP Financial and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KCAP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KCAP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/10/2018 by Staff

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